Dr. Erhard Keller

Dr. Erhard Keller


Email [email protected]​hoganlovells.com

Phone +49 211 13 68 314

Fax +49 211 13 68 100

LanguagesEnglish, German

Practice groupIntellectual Property, Media, and Technology

"Excellent trademark lawyer", "fair opponent", "dogmatic excellent"and "he is stellar".

JUVE handbook, 2014/2015

Erhard Keller has extensive experience in patent litigation and invalidity proceedings in all technical areas, with a specific focus on engineering. He also has litigated countless trademark, unfair competition and copyright disputes as well as represented clients before the European Court of Justice. Erhard is also experienced in negotiating and drafting licensing agreements.

He is chairman of the expert committee for trademark law and unfair competition at the German Association of Intellectual Property and Copyright Law and a member of the working group at the Federal Ministry of Justice for the reformation of the UWG.

He is a regular speaker at IP-related conferences. Erhard studied law in Heidelberg. After five years as an assistant to Prof. Hefermehl, a leading character in the field of intellectual property law, he joined the former IP-boutique von Falck & Tilmann in 1989 and became a partner in 1991.

Awards and recognitions


Intellectual Property: Trade Mark & Unfair Competition (Germany)
Chambers Global


Included for Intellectual Property law
Edition Best Lawyers™ in Germany

Education and admissions


Heidelberg University


German Association of Intellectual Property and Copyright Law (GRUR)

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